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Revisiting the ’90s Speculative Boom That Nearly Ended The Comic Book Industry: Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of our stroll down comic book memory lane. Good for some, bad for others, but either way a part of comic book history and an integral force in forming the current culture. Check out Part 1, [...]

December 2, 2015 Features
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Revisiting the ’90s Speculative Boom That Nearly Ended The Comic Book Industry: Part 1

I heard the complaints of the older customers – those in their twenties – who griped that the industry had ‘sold out’ and complained bitterly that books weren’t being made for them anymore …  everyone from the comic book shop [...]

December 2, 2015 Features
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The Die Lie

This week marks the twentieth anniversary of The Death of Superman, who was killed while heroically selling three million issues of his comic book. Just a few months later he was back—in fact, four of him were back—because that’s what [...]

November 20, 2012 Features, ZDONOTUSE
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In Memoriam: Death of Superman

It is said that anyone alive in 1963 knew where they were when John F. Kennedy was shot. It’s one of those events you just can not forget where you were. And for comic fans in 1992 we knew the [...]

November 18, 2012 ZDONOTUSE

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